Equities

CSOP unveils Hong Kong’s first SSE STAR Market ETF

Feb 9th, 2021 | By
CSOP unveils Hong Kong’s first SSE STAR Market ETF

CSOP Asset Management has launched the first ETF in Hong Kong to provide exposure to companies listed on Shanghai Stock Exchange’s innovative STAR Market.


AgioFunds, Beta Securities launch Poland’s first Nasdaq 100 ETF

Feb 9th, 2021 | By
Robert Sochacki, AgioFunds Board Member

AgioFunds and its listing partner Beta Securities Poland have announced the launch of Poland’s first Nasdaq 100 ETF on GPW, the Warsaw Stock Exchange.


Takeover of cannabinoid giant GW is a sign of things to come for medical cannabis ETFs

Feb 8th, 2021 | By
Sale of GW Pharma signals new growth stage for medical cannabis ETFs

ETFs providing exposure to the medical cannabis investment theme appear poised to enter a new stage of growth fuelled by merger and acquisition activity.


Fidelity launches active ETF based on flagship Magellan strategy

Feb 8th, 2021 | By
Peter Lynch

Fidelity has rolled out four new actively managed semi-transparent ETFs including one that replicates the strategy behind the flagship Fidelity Magellan Fund.


SmartBe introduces four factor ETFs on NEO Exchange

Feb 8th, 2021 | By
Rod Heard, co-Founder and CEO of SmartBe Wealth

SmartBe Wealth has rolled out four factor equity ETFs on Canada’s NEO Exchange. The funds are linked to indices from smart beta specialist Alpha Architect and target momentum or value risk premia within Canadian or US stocks.


First Trust introduces new clean energy and internet strategies

Feb 5th, 2021 | By
First Trust introduces new green energy and internet strategies

First Trust has expanded its lineup of thematic ETFs in Europe with the launch of two new strategies providing exposure to clean energy and internet-related companies. 


AdvisorShares debuts AI-driven hedged equity ETF

Feb 5th, 2021 | By
Wayne Ferbert, Founder and Managing Director of Alpha DNA Investment Management

AdvisorShares has launched a new actively managed US equity ETF that utilizes artificial intelligence to read consumer sentiment in a bid to help guide portfolio construction.


Korean issuers roll out low-carbon ETFs on KRX

Feb 5th, 2021 | By
Korea ETFs low carbon

A salvo of ETFs aimed at climate-conscious investors has hit the market in South Korea, providing carbon-adjusted exposure to domestic equities.


Main launches active thematic rotation ETF

Feb 5th, 2021 | By
Main launches active thematic rotation ETF

Main Management ETF Advisors has unveiled the Main Thematic Innovation ETF (TMAT US) on Cboe, an actively managed strategy that uses a fund-of funds structure to tactically rotate between thematic ETFs targeting disruptive technologies.


Franklin Templeton targets innovation with new active ETF in Canada

Feb 4th, 2021 | By
Matthew Moberg, Senior Vice President at Franklin Templeton

Franklin Templeton has launched an actively managed ETF on TSX providing exposure to companies poised to benefit from dynamic technology and innovation.